After: Choose Multitasking Storage
A sideboard lit by a yellow pendant lamp—plus, when needed, a gooseneck lamp—provides an ideal folding surface and a lockable nook for non–kid-friendly items. Wall-mounted shelves allow detergents and stain fighters to stay within (adult) arm’s reach.
To buy: Värde birch cabinet, $249; and Grundtal stainless-steel rail shelf, $20: ikea.com for stores. Ivanhoe Dino 12-inch yellow warehouse lamp, from $129, barnlightelectric.com. Kvart wall/clamp spotlight, $7, ikea.com for stores.